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How to make a sketch from a pattern?

By Mike B on 29 Jun 21:36 2 answers 3 comments

I have this extruded cut pattern made from a couple of straight slots, and of course I've now been asked to make it an outline. I managed to create a composite curve, which was pretty tedious, so I wonder if there's a more efficient way to approach this task?

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  • ewashbrook
    ewashbrook over 2 years ago

    Create a sketch on the face where the cut starts, then use the "Convert Entities" tool. Select the face of the end of the cut and then click the tick.

  • Mike B
    Mike B over 2 years ago

    Thank you. Someone else left a tutorial with the same instructions earlier, but now their post is gone, wonder if something is wrong with the system here.

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